Dusty Gedge is a wildlife consultant, specialising in green roofs.
Dusty has led a varied life. For 15 years he was a circus performer/actor/street entertainer. He even modelled as a punk back in the late 1980s.
For the last ten years he has been working as an urban ecologist, specialising in urban brownfields and green roofs.
In 2004 he co founded www.livingroofs.org as an independent resource of green roof information in the UK and is currently the President of the European Federation of Green Roof Associatons.
Also in 2004 he was awarded the ANDREW LEES MEMORIAL AWARD at the annual British Environment and Media Awards.
He is also a TV presenter including recent work with comedian Bill Bailey on the Channel 4 wildlife programme Wild Thing - I Love You.
Dusty is also an engaging, inspiring public speaker presenting talks on the environment, birds and green roofs as well as leading sessions of corporate juggling – how to change the way you behave.
He is currently one of 15 London Leaders. He has made a pledge to get three corporate bodies to retrofit green roofs in the Central Core of London to adapt the city for Climate Change.
He is also a member of the RSPB, Bumblebee Conservation Trust and Kent Wildlife Trust.